Mobile Access for Seniors

About

Mobile Access for Seniors is a scheme that supports the Seniors Go Digital programme. It provides subsidised smartphone and mobile plan to lower-income seniors who want to go digital, but cannot afford them.

Who can apply?

Individuals who meet the listed eligibility criteria, and have attended IMDA’s Seniors Go Digital – learning programme1 and picked up at least one (1) basic digital skill at SG Digital community hubs:

Eligibility Criteria
Age 60 years old and above2
Citizenship Singapore Citizen
Current beneficiary of the selected government assistance scheme
  • MSF’s ComCare Long Term Assistance (LTA); OR
  • MSF’s ComCare Short-to-Medium Term Assistance (SMTA); OR
  • HDB’s Public Rental Scheme
Others Not an existing IMDA Home Access beneficiary who has received a smartphone

[1]Does not include online learning modes.

[2]Based on birth year.

How To Apply?

Eligible seniors may approach our Digital Ambassadors at any of the SG Digital community hubs located at selected Community Clubs/Centres and public libraries3 after attending our Seniors Go Digital - learning programme and picking up at least one (1) basic digital skill, such as basic digital communication skills, navigating government digital services, or transacting with e-payments. Visit Seniors Go Digital Website or call 6377 3800 to find your nearest hub.

Only 1 registration per senior is required.

[3]The SG Digital community hubs will be closed on public holidays. Please check Seniors Go Digital Website for updates on opening dates and hours.

Mobile Access Plans – For Eligible Seniors Only

Eligible seniors may enjoy the following subsidised product and service:

  • 2-years mobile plan, at $5.00 per month
  • Smartphone, starting from $20.00 (1-time cost).

The subsidised plan will come with:

  • Free SIM card registration;
  • Free caller ID;
  • Unlimited incoming local calls;
  • Continued mobile data connectivity, with no excess data charges; and
  • Other value-added services.

Details of Mobile Access Plan Options:
(Effective Date: 1 October 2021)

M1 Singtel StarHub TPG
2-Years Mobile Plan4
6 GB
500 mins
100 SMS
5 GB
350 mins
50 SMS
8 GB
350 mins
200 SMS
20 GB
300 mins6
30 SMS6
Smartphone4,5
  • Xiaomi Redmi 9A
$20
  • OPPO A12
$20
  • Realme C21
$20
  • Vivo Y12s
$20
  • Huawei Y7
$43
  • Xiaomi
    Redmi 9A
$20
  • OPPO A15s
$49
  • Realme C21
$39
  • Samsung Galaxy A12
$60
  • Samsung Galaxy A12
$60
  • Samsung Galaxy A12
$60
  • OPPO A15s
$59

All prices are inclusive of GST.

[4] Redemption is subject to terms and conditions of the scheme and participating telcos.
[5] The choice of smartphone is subject to stock availability at the time of redemption.
[6] Unlimited mobile to mobile calls, and unlimited SMS to TPG numbers.

Mobile Access Flyer

English Flyer
(Last updated on 1 October 2021)

Chinese Flyer
(Last updated on 1 October 2021)

Malay Flyer
(Last updated on 1 October 2021)

Tamil Flyer
(Last updated on 1 October 2021)

Contact

For more enquiries, you may email us at info@imda.gov.sg or call 6377 3800.

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Last updated on: 21 Sep 2021